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Jon Ossoff Was the Congressional Candidate Social Media Built

June 21, 2017 at 9:10 pm 0 comments

The Democrat’s loss in Georgia’s 6th District is what happens when a local political campaign goes viral.

Travis Kalanick and the Last Gasp of Tech's Alpha CEO

June 21, 2017 at 7:05 pm 0 comments

Uber’s CEO sees a moment of reckoning.

A Short History of the Many, Many Ways Uber Screwed Up

June 21, 2017 at 6:42 pm 0 comments

Uber’s CEO resigned today. Here’s a timeline of how the company got here.

Get Your Kids Coding With Sony’s Clever Building Blocks

June 21, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Learning to code is as easy as playing with Koov, a set of programmable building blocks.

A Diabolical Way of Hacking a Chip With a Wave of Your Hand

June 21, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

A new hands-off hack uses an EMP attack to overcome fundamental software protections.

Congress Is Finally Working on National Self-Driving Car Regulations

June 21, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

The House and Senate are crafting legislation to govern autonomous driving at a national level.

198 Million Voter Records Exposed in a Common Database Failure

June 19, 2017 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

Database security continues to be a major pain point. Just ask the nearly 200 million people whose personal info got left exposed on the internet.

The Supreme Court Just Protected Your Right to Facebook

June 19, 2017 at 8:58 pm 0 comments

A registered sex offender has just become the world’s most unlikely free speech crusader.

The 'Wonder Woman' Effect: Female Directors Are Owning the Box Office This Summer

June 19, 2017 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

More women have blockbusters in theaters now than any summer before. And the season is just getting started.

Amazon Expanded Its Empire—And Its Place in Society

June 17, 2017 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods begs the question: Is the shopping behemoth a force for good or a destroyer of traditional retail?